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but mitt romney's budget plan will hurt the middle class, raising taxes on the avege family by up to $2,000, while giving a tax break of $250,000 to multimillionaires. don't mitt romney nedersnd we can't rebuild america by tearing down the middle class. priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. >> live and in hd, this is abc 7 "news at noon." on your side. this new with breaking news from northwest shington where eight people been hurt after a metro bus collided with a mobility handicapped ban. about 90 minutes ago at the corner of mount vernon and the u street. it appears none of the injuries serious. happening, a judge has
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dismissed one of the three charges against prince george's that captured on video. during a possible game in 2010. out the firstw agreeingsault charge, evidence theno suspect, the student was struck head. still faced second- assault. brad bell and the court room his complete report coming up at 5:00 p.m. >> about 20 days to go until election day. housece for the white intensifies. paul ryan will be taking the stage. this is an ohio. two campaign event today. e other features president obama in athens this evening. all of the candidates and the states today. obama speaking in iowa.
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mitt romney in virginia. >> this at the the debate that became a shouting match. e carter with highlights. today. is campaigns calling last night a win. it was a different debate the first. with weeks left, they are both hoping to use the to move from last night forward. campaign trail today, barack obama and mitt to cash in oning their prime-time performance. who iss hard to know going to win. it is still a toss up. debate focusedd on domestic issues, voters the questions in a town hall sutton. at times the spirited debate cost feisty remarks. voter thought the was in the winner's slim margin.
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>> met romney offered people a very concrete vision about how experience, to grow the economy. the is why i think he won debate. incredibleit was romney had nothing but a sketchy response to everything. debate on theird tax policy and he has yet to come up with a single solitary answer. they are weighing in on the who they believe away the top dog. obama. >> i would say it is about a tie. maybe obama. >> thanks to early voting, some people already cast their ballots. tore's so one more chance e provincial hopefuls to other. monday,l debate set for the focus this time on foreign policy. brianne carter, abc 7 news. >> a big response to last debate on our instant ourapp.
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giving 45,000 reactions. per minute.than 500 whohank you to everyone weighed in. it can join in on the conversation on monday. one of the most talked-about topic some the first debate is topping the rally. milliony are calling a poppet march. after mitt romney says he would eliminate funding pbs. >> new at noon , we are learning more about the latest efforts to beltway.traffic on the just give aneers update on the express lanes for 495. we have the update. john. tech and alexandra. this is the operations center will very soon monitor and control the i-495 express lanes and virginia. here will monitor sides on theom the
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the toll system that fluctuate. the toll prices. of cameras. as a you can see on the road throughout the beltway. the planes themselves are in the construction.f corridor on the side of the beltway. pollingall electronic systems -- polling systems. interestingly enough, if you passengers,an three you just switched over to hov section of the device and ride for free. lanes are open sometime in december. eventuallyill hov toll lanes which fairfax county to stafford. is to easere congestion and save commuters a time. >> in the to go on line today to s and do two things. x pass.d to get your e-
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-- ez pass. learn how to use the express lanes safely. >> so, we are getting a first this operation center in action. course, when the lanes open december, they will have crews out there making are ok.ple they run out of gas or have a tire and will be accompanied by about half a dozen state troopers at all times making sure there are no violators. live in alexandria, john gonzalez, abc 7 news. >> tyson's corner residence, jumping.taxes are to the silver line corridor. 8% realed to approve an increase as part of a 40 year plan geared residents developers opposed to the plan. loudoun county residents have
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thece to speak about line tax increase. the public during begins at 6:00 loudoun county government center. >> you have to wait longer to consistent self-service on metro. a be was the deadline for improve self-service on the system. approved an l march.n unti say it will probably be before the work is completed. local lawmakers plan to ask congress for an additional extension. >> support for lance armstrong charity -- this on the same day down asist is stepping the charity. after theaking a move doping scandal.
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thee armstrong will stay on live strong. and it is shaping up to be amazing fall day. warming us with aas joins look at our forecast. >> we are kind of slow to warm. to see oure liked temperatures a little higher they are right now. and a look at our roof cam. have this mid to upper level cloudiness that's not in here this morning. that is why we are slow to warm. at dulles and gaithersburg. should talk about the middle to upper 60's. there's the cloud cover. g to move rather will be waiting for a cold front from the upper forest to bring changes tomorrow. troubling tomorrow -- no airport delays. minneapolis.places like
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expectedorms are there. p.m., we will5:00 down to the lower 40's. steve and cynné. >> thank you. we turn now to be trayvon martin for june 10. the second-degree murder case zimmerman.rge there were in court today for hearings on evidence. isy say the prosecution dragging in turning over evidence in the shooting death of trayvon martin. a firsthand account coming up. >> and wounded were veteran gets welcome. what he says was his -- [ harry umlaut ] that's one creamy muller.
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[ sally umlaut ] it's greek-style yogurt. thick, scrumptious, and more protein than those regular yogurts. are those almonds i see in thcorner thingy? aramelized almonds i think you'll find. well, who wants ordinary run-of-the-mill almonds when you could have the caramelized kind? if i was this girl, i'd caramelize my whole apartment. weird. this greek style yogurt has style. you can say that again. why thank you. this greek style yogurt has style. okay. stop saying it now. you're sending me mixed messages. [ male announcer ] muller. the european for yummy. would ban all abortions and contraception seemed a bit extreme. so i looked into it. turns out, romney doesn't oppose contraception at all.
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in facint, he thinks abortion should be an option in cases of rape, incest, or to save a mother's life. this issue's important to me, but i'm more concerned about the debt our children will be left with. i voted for president obama last time, but we just can't afford four more years. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. >> police believe a bar was set fire in denver to hide the e people inside. around 2:00 a.m. this morning. the responded to the fire and found four women and a man dead
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inside. t think beat victims the fire.e >> another violent day in afghanistan. afghan soldiers wounded. no americans were hurt. cia comes as we learn a operatives were those -- among this weekend. today a soldier who boarded a suicide attack, an amazing, in mclean, virginia. >> a ceremony fit for a hero. >> a standing ovation for soldier who put his country d of his own plight. he was honored by his former co- workers. e was a saleso h icoreee at tysons based t works. in may 2008 and enlisted in the army. >> it was the right decision at time. >> he served two tours of duty
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was therestan and year. short.loyment was cut august, his grade was by insurgents. save dozenshard to lives. sadly, four soldiers were killed. he sustained a serious injury to his leg. g at walterverin reed. harm's way.mself in fellow soldiers s armyr the united state and for the country. finer colleague than that. icore networks award andhim watch for the time he spent g his honor. an honor. >> it is not anything special. but we want to recognize him as hero. >> he says the true credit goes , those who icore to be a leader.
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>> i am no hero. just another soldier doing job. is the way it is. mclean, jummy olabanji, abc 7 news. >> there were rattled nerves a rarenew england after earthquake. 20 miles outside -- nine reports of any injuries. one mother outside watching her daughter play soccer when she everything trouble. >> the ground started shaking. hear ald actually rumble. i happen to be sitting next to of the light stands, it was shaking. >> they say it was felt as far as connecticut. earthquakes are not common in england. on the east coast at all. so you often do not know what to .o your left trying to figure out what to do. case one year ago. the after shocks can last for
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sometimes after the event. to be want you guys prepared for the next one. there will be in next one. pick this is all part of the program called the out. shake at 10:18 we want you to drop, cover and hold on and practice safe before earthquakes that you are ready the next time one rolls around. and today we have some beautiful conditions. a time lapse from .arlier this morning beautiful? the sun go up. whenever we get a thin layer of , it makes theis sunrise that much more pretty. we are 60 degrees right now. t at 42. wins at the southeastern our thes have turned to southeast. are going to see temperatures warm up more they have.n so 61 at the dulles, 61 and
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manassas. gaithersburg. onto a couple of 50's out to the west. it into the 60's for everybody today. the clearing line just off to west. afternoon, we will than we saw this morning. this has been a big wind maker for the upper midwest. way.will be heading our it, some showers and thunderstorms. of tomorrow, will be fine. stays off to our west day.ghout the and late on thursday night we showers and thunderstorms. severe, but there could a few storms today with it the middle and lower mississippi river valley. as go ahead and take a look forecast for today. skies, very nice. 64 to 68 degrees. to that 68, you know? partly cloudy and cold tonight. 40 to 51.
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and your seven-day forecast. storm system late tomorrow. friday.0% chance on look that we can forecast. coolish. but it looks like a storm system out just in time. >> time to get out. >> thank you. you.ank --cing with the stars couple gets the boot. court's it came down to the two lowest scores. christie alley and bristol .ailin and mark. >> there are divided into two teens for special team dances
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. up withp, all dressed go.ere to how library kept one young woman o her homecoming. >> today at 4:00 p.m., bill o'reilly talking and not the kennedy assassination. happenedhinks really the president was shot. pamela howze: it just seems like such an... infringement on our lives. how dare they step into my life that way. it's none of their business. he's trying to restrict us, again. he's taking us backwards. george allen is the last thing we need in washington. anncr: the democratic senatorial campaign committee is... responsible for the content of this advertising. and balanced the budget every year.
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and tim kaine e and i both cut our own pay as governors, to lead by exaxample. mark warner and i reached across party lines to get things done. we were a great team in richmond and we'll be a great team in washington. i'm tim kaine and i approve this message ...because we'll work together to restore fiscal responsibility, grow our economy and create jobs. [ male announcer ] tim kaine. bringing pele together to tackle the challenges of tomorrow.
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>> the markets of this noon. recovery of the housing market is picked up momentum. reporting a surge e building reaching a four in november. construction stocks totaled 872,000. low or unemployment helping to restart home sales. competitive this season. it is recently announced prices fromch,est,
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help newsur side with about cranberry juice and infections during four years, it has been promoted as a thesel way to treat infections. but a comprehensive review of studies has found they had been overhyped. they say it most likely benefits women with reoccurring bladder infections. and a viral video that accosted them their job. the city council has vowed to rehire the workers. there were let go after state initially determined was a misuse of city property. sparked an outcry that was get the decision reconsidered. and reminder students to
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books.library could cost you more than cash. for one full orchestra and it trip to homecoming. the book had no stamped return date. upset she calledf the principal. she did not care. she asked me what a great issue is and i said a freshman, she always next year. >> she had a zero balance and declined to participate in extra activities. homecomingg to go to next year. ahead, jacqui jeras is scott pelley: "you made on yourt paid 14% in federal taxes, is that fair to ththe guy higher rate than you did? romney: "yeah, encourage economic growth." us. is that the way to grow america? ethis message.
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maryland schools are number one in america because we invest in them. but we can do even more. every year marylanders spend five hundred and fifty million dollars at casinos in other states. question 7 keeps that ryland money in maryland through expansion of gaming in maryland. it will mean hundreds of millions of dollars for our schools. as governor, i can promise you, that money will go to education. that's the law and that's what we'll do. vote for question seven.
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>> one thought it might be a big dog eating his neighbors' trash. bear. it was a once the bear was spotted in a fort myers and neighborhood, it off, climbed into a tree. the tree hung around and decided to climb back down and take off into the woods. dog.big >> what is happening out there? >> and absolutely beautiful day. cloudy, 68 by 5:00 p.m. >> and absolutely beautiful day. c[ female announcer ] as you're making your decision...
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maybe you're wondering what to believe aboutitt romney. well, when it comes to protecting your access to birth control... and the basic women's health care services plananned parepahood provides. one thing we must rember, is this: i'll cut off funding to planned parenthood. [ female announcer ] he'll cut it off. cut us off. planned parenthood. we're going to get rid of that. [ female announcer ] women need to know the real mitt romney. [ obama ] i'm barack obama and i approve this message.
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[ harry umlaut ] hey you know what, i speak european. [ sally umlaut ] european isn't language. i think they speak all kinds over there. nah. it's basically one language with a few variations. my cousin has a passport. uh-huh. take this fascinating muller yogurt. frut u means "frt up." as in creamy yogurt down below. and a delectable, aromatic layer of blended fruity, moussey, uppiness on top. frut up. as the europeans say. in their language. wow. you really are bilingual. yeah, i dated a comma in high school. [ male announcer ] muller. the european for yummy. would ban all abortions and contraception seemed a bit extreme. so i looked into it. turns out, romney doesn't oppose contraception at all. in fact, he thinks abortion should be an option in cases of rape, incest, or to save a mother's life. this issue's important to me, but i'm more concerned about the debt our children will be left with. i voted for president obama last time,


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